Medical Dictionary

iatrophysics

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noun plural but usually singular in construction iat·ro·phys·ics \-ˈfiz-iks\

Medical Definition of iatrophysics

  1. :  physics combined with medicine—used of a school of medicine of the 17th century that explained disease and the activities of the body in terms of physics rather than of chemistry; compare iatrochemistry

iatrophysical

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